Prove / Improve / Account : Social Accounting Webinar/Learning Event

When: May 9, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Online & Leaning Event, UNE FutureLearning Level 1 232 Church St, Parramatta NSW 2150, Australia

A recording of this webinar is now available. You will need to purchase a ticket to view the webinar. Tickets will allow unlimited viewings for a period of 45 days. Details of how to purchase a ticket can be found

Creatives Get Cooperative – Workshop: Vivid Ideas Event

When: June 5, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: UTS (Building 15), 632 Harris St, Ultimo NSW 2007, Australia

    Creatives Get Cooperative – Workshop Creatives Get Cooperative Workshop builds on the insights of the Vivid Exchange Seminar and seeks to generate &/or build practical creative collaboration projects and find a practical outcome for Creatives as potentially sustainable

Creatives Get Cooperative Seminar: Vivid Ideas Event

When: June 4, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Where: MCA, Circular Quay, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

Creatives Get Cooperative – Seminar Creative license — back on the bus… “We need musician-owned replacements for iTunes, filmmaker-owned replacements for YouTube, and democratic media outlets that put control in the hands of journalists” —Janelle Orsi keynote speaker for Creatives Get Mutual

Online @ – Economic Democracy: The Cooperative Alternative

When: November 29, 2016 – January 3, 2017 all-day
Where: Online Course

What you’ll learn Basic economics of firms owned or controlled by their workers The main issues relating to the long-term viability of cooperatives Policies to promote a cooperative sector in a market economy About this course Most Western societies are

IASC Conference – Practicing the commons: Self-governance, cooperation, and institutional change

When: July 10, 2017 – July 14, 2017 all-day
Where: Utrecht University, Utrecht, Netherlands

The ‘Institutions for Collective Action’ research team of Utrecht University as well as the researchers affiliated with Utrecht University’s Strategic Theme ‘Institutions for Open Societies’ will jointly host the global XVI Biennial Conference, ‘Practicing the commons: Self-governance, cooperation, and institutional

CRG Seminar: Why are co-operatives more successful in some industry sectors and countries than others?

When: December 2, 2016 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Where: The University of Sydney Business School, Abercrombie St, Darlington NSW 2008, Australia

The global financial crisis has occasioned a renewed interest in alternative business models to the dominant investor owned firm (IOF).  One business approach which displayed more resilience than IOFs during the crisis was the co-operative and mutual business model. Thus,